Events

AF @ DR. BHAU DAJI LAD MUSEUM – Van Eyck, Uccello & Sassetta

Van Eyck – Miracle dans la loggia / Miracle in the loggia (1436) (30′) Uccello – La bataille de San Romano / The battle of San Romano (1435-1440) (30′) Sassetta – Polyptyque / Polyptych (1437-1444) (30′) This three documentaries by Alain Jaubert from the Palettes collection will focus on artists from the end of the 15th Century. In partnership with Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA – La pirogue / the pirogue

La pirogue / the pirogue by Moussa Touré (87′) Baye Laye is the captain of a fishing pirogue. Like many of his Senegalese compatriots, he sometimes dreams of new horizons, where he can earn a better living for his family. When he is offered to lead one of the many pirogues that head towards Europe via the Canary Island, he reluctantly accepts the job, knowing full-well the dangers that lie ahead. Leading a group of 30 men who don’t all ... Read More »

ANTISOCIAL EVENINGS WITH AFB – Santa Claus!

Santa Claus! / Le père noël by Alexandre Coffre (80′) One night, a burglar in a Santa Claus costume is surprised by Victor, a young boy who believes he is the real Santa Claus. Victor then follows him, and they embark on an unexpected adventure that will change their lives. ♦Trailer♦ In partnership with Khar Social & Institut Français Read More »

WHAT ABOUT ART & OUSMANE SOW

WHAT ABOUT ART & OUSMANE SOW Ousmane Sow by Béatrice Soulé (26′) Ousmane Sow, Le soleil en face by Béatrice Soulé (55′) For more than a year, Béatrice Soulé has been following the creation of “Bataille de Little Big Horn”, the new piece of art of Ousmane Sow. Béatrice Soulé’s remarks show her deep understanding of Ousmane Sow as well as her admiration for his work which allows us to understand the importance of the exhibition of this piece of art in Paris. Free screening in ... Read More »

MONSOON PROJECT: Lindy hop dance workshop

Lindy hop dance workshop Partner dancing is absolute fun! Although,  you might understand why sometimes it could get embarassing or clumsy, but don’t you worry, because the Lindy Hop dance workshop tackles just that! Be there at St andrews College on Sat. the 8th of July from 11am to 13pm. Fees: Members  & students of AFB ans St Andrews college| Rs. 100 inclusive of taxes General public | Rs. 200 inclusive of taxes Registration required at communication.mumbai@afindia.org Read More »

MONSOON PROJECT: Music workshops

MUSIC WORKSHOPS WITH FURTADOS SCHOOL OF MUSIC 8th of July 2017  6pm-7.30pm You have always wanted to play an instrument? Furtados School of Music offers an introductory lesson to Guitar, Piano & Drums: join this workshop by Furtados School of Music, discover the secrets of these instruments and pick up some skills ! Free Participation | Registration required – Send your name and specify if you play any instrument and if you can read music at: communication.mumbai@afindia.org   In parternship ... Read More »

CAFE PHILO: with French philopher François Courcelle

Café philo: with French philopher François Courcelle To  celebrate the 7th edition of Café Philo, the French philosopher François Courcelle is coming in town! Come and share your views on some philosophical topics. No need to be an expert in Philosophy, everyone is welcome to discuss and exchange their thoughts in an informal and friendly atmosphere.   Free entry – No registration necessary | Event in French & English   In partnership with Todi Mills Social Read More »

MONSOON PROJECT: Photography workshop

MONSOON PROJECT Photography workshop To register, please submit via email 5 photographs, each on any of the following subjects a few days before the workshop: A) relationship  B) patterns/design/ shapes C) grace (children/youth/gait/style/old age) D) joy This workshop conducted by Indranil Mukherjee, photographer for Agence France-Presse, will expand your photographic knowledge and techniques (framing/ composition/lighting/ positioning/ rules…) by analyzing your photos. All you need to fine tune your photographic story telling ability! Free participation | Registration required at communication. mumbai@afindia.org ... Read More »

MONSOON PROJECT – SELF DEFENCE WORKSHOP

MONSOON PROJECT – SELF DEFENCE WORKSHOP This workshop aims at empowering women in times of crisis through self defense. You will learn basic techniques such as kicking, punching, using elbows, knees, head butts, fighting one or several opponents, but close quarters combat, and defenses against knives. Womens self defense center-WSDC, is an initiative of Shri Aaditya Thackeray & Shihan Akshay Kumar, the center imparts self defense training to women of any age free of cost. Free | Registration at communication.mumbai@afindia.org Read More »